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How Ethics Works

How Ethics Works

Ethics is the consideration of what action is the best. This can be fairly straightforward when we only consider ourselves and there aren’t any significant unknown factors. But even under these restrictions, an ethical analysis can become complex. Consider this scenario: We can travel for one day to a location where there is one gallon […]

Face to Face Turing Test

The Turing Test measures the ability of software to mimic human conversation. Originally conceived by Alan Turing as a test for intelligence in machines, it has become possible to imitate conversation convincingly enough to pass for human, even though the software does not qualify as truly intelligent. In the field of robotics, a new version […]

Advances in Cyborg Technology

Artificial Body Technology in the Service of Man – [2045.com] When skeptics voice doubts about the viability of creating an artificial human body in the coming decades, it attests only to the fact that they are not very familiar with the scientific and technological achievements that have been made in this field of late. They […]

Human Robot Synergy

Humans and robots will be increasingly working together. There are many tasks more suited to robots and they will be taken over so that humans are no longer required to do them. Dangerous tasks, monotonous tasks, tasks requiring strength or speed or precision that exceeds human capacity; all of these will become robotic tasks. There […]

Threat Identification

Threat Identification

Natural (storms), Human and Environmental (power failure)